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    The picture shows a cable that is needed to...

    The picture shows a cable that is needed to connect the PL259 connector to the Baofeng. Beyond that, I am using my handheld (an AnyTone) connected to my home 2m/70cm antenna and it works fine....
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    Take a look at ProClip:...

    Take a look at ProClip: https://www.proclipusa.com/vehicle/dashboard-mounts/4371-ford-f-150-raptor/2009

    They have mounts that have mounts that have a plate that you could clip the belt clip on,...
  3. Thread: Amateur Rookie

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    In order to program the AT-D878, go here: ...

    In order to program the AT-D878, go here:

    https://www.bridgecomsystems.com/pages/download-a-codeplug

    and pick up the Mississippi state code plug and look up programming on the unit here:
    ...
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    I also have the UV380 and it does not provide the...

    I also have the UV380 and it does not provide the noise when nothing is being received -- like I expected using my IC-7000 when the squelch is turned down -- I get the hiss of no signal. It appears...
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    Hi normd, I also have a high noise floor on...

    Hi normd,

    I also have a high noise floor on both 80 & 40m. I solved it by getting a noise canceler. I got the kit QRM-180 kit from AG6YJ on eBay -- it is a kit that I built and so far it has been...
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    Congrats on your general license. I did a...

    Congrats on your general license.

    I did a similar thing a year ago -- but I had the tech license (never could get past the 5wpm either then) in the late 60s so I was grandfathered in to the...
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    I am currently using an ULTIMAX 100 that is...

    I am currently using an ULTIMAX 100 that is working from 80m to 6m. It is 24 F in length -- so it is pretty close to your 6m (more like 8m) and it does not have any grounding requirements.

    It...
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    This is not really a recomendation, but this is...

    This is not really a recomendation, but this is what I did which will give you another point of view ...

    You didn't say the class of license that you have, so I am not sure if you are looking for...
  9. Thread: Remote Antenna

    by K4CQO
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    Did you consider running the coax along the...

    Did you consider running the coax along the outside of the house. All cable / satelite companies all run the cables on the ourside of a house from the downstairs to the upstairs. I have also done it...
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    My guess is that it is ready to be used outdoors....

    My guess is that it is ready to be used outdoors. You can check if it is stainless by using a magnet. Stainless steel is less magnetic then steel -- and some is not magnetic at all. If it is...
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